Scholars 2004

Past - Cities, Historical Legacy

Cagaptay-Arikan Suna

Cagaptay-Arikan Suna

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School of Architecture - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

Title of Research: 
"Visualizing the Cultural Transition in Bithynia: Byzantine-Ottoman 'Overlap" Architecture'"

Ecker Yehoshua

Ecker Yehoshua

School of History, Tel Aviv University
'Jewish Elite in the Service of the Ottoman State - Late Seventeenth-Early Nineteenth Centuries: The Jewish Paymasters of the Janissary Corps'

Eli Yossi

Eli Yossi

The School of History, Tel Aviv University
'Meeting in Taksim - The District of Beyoglu and the New Turkish Culture (1928-91)'

Lifschitz Avi

Lifschitz Avi

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Faculty of History and Lincoln College - University of Oxford, UK

Title of Research:
"Debating Language: Academic Discourse and Public Controversy in the Berlin Academy under Frederick the Great"

Monterescu Daniel

Monterescu Daniel

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Department of Anthropology, The University of Chicago, USA

Title of Research:
'The Limits of Coexistence in the City: Urban Space, Ethnic Relations and the State in Jewish-Arab Mixed Towns, 1948-2003'

Present - Leadership, Changing Our World

Casiro Jessica

Casiro Jessica

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Department of Sociology - Boston University, USA

Title of Research: 
"Angels in Hell: Argentina's Willing Altruists"

Kerret Dorit

Kerret Dorit

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Dept. of Geography and the Human Environment - TAU

Title of Research: 
"Complementary Approaches to Environmental Enforcement - an Israeli Perspective"

Neumann Cora

Neumann Cora

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Dept. of International Development Studies - University of Oxford, UK

Title of Research:
"Curing in Crisis: Dr. Cynthia Maung, A Leader in Refugee Health"

Reynolds Ryan

Reynolds Ryan

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Theatre and Film Studies Department University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand

Title of Research: 
"Moving Targets: Political Theatre in a Post-Political Age"

Shaked Dafna

Shaked Dafna

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School of Government and Policy, Tel Aviv University

Title of Research:
'The Second Career of High-Ranking Military Officers'

Future - Brain Sciences

Barzilay Eran

Barzilay Eran

Department of Cell and Development Biology, Tel Aviv University
'Geldanamycin and Its Derivatives - Effect on Intracellular Transport'

Biron Kaan

Biron Kaan

Department of Microbiology/Immunology, University of British Columbia, CANADA
'Characterizing the Iron Uptake Ability of Melanotransferrin/Transferrin Receptor 2 in Brain-Iron Homeostasis'

Boyden Edward

Boyden Edward

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Department of Neurobiology - Stanford University, USA

Title of Research: 
"The Role of Multiple Plasticity Mechanisms in Cerebellum-Dependent Learning"

Gorfine Tali

Gorfine Tali

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Department of Neurobiochemistry, TAU

Title of Research:
"Brain Imaging Studies on the Interaction between the Sleep Homeostat and the Circadian System"

Katzav Aviva

Katzav Aviva

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Dept. of Physiology & Pharmacology - TAU

Title of Research:
"Behavioral Changes and the Pathogenesis of Neural Injury in Animal Models of the Antiphospholipid Syndrome"

Keinan Alon

Keinan Alon

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Department of Computer Science - TAU

Title of Research:
"Localization of Function via Multi-Lesion Analysis: Theory and Applications"

Makovski Tal

Makovski Tal

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Department of Psychology - TAU

Title of Research: 
"Attention to Dimensions"

Mandel Shmuel

Mandel Shmuel

Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Tel Aviv University
'The Characterization of the Activity-Dependent Neuroprotective Protein (ADNP), a Novel Gene Possessing Neuroprotective P'

Niv Yael

Niv Yael

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Department of Psychology and The Princeton Neuroscience Institute Princeton University, USA

Title of Research: 
"Reinforcement Learning and the Basal Ganglia: Modeling Pavlovian and Instrumental Behavior"

Ramot Daniel

Ramot Daniel

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Dept. of Molecular and Cellular Psysiology - Stanford University, USA

Title of Research: 
"The Neural Basis of Memory Storage"